Volicon Observer OTT A/V Service Monitoring Solution Wins IABM Design & Innovation Award

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BURLINGTON, Mass. -- Oct. 1, 2015 -- Volicon today announced that the company's Observer OTT over-the-top A/V service monitoring solution has won in the Test, Quality Control and Monitoring category of the IABM Design & Innovation Awards. Designed to support the cost-effective launch, monitoring, and maintenance of compliant and competitive OTT services, the Observer OTT solution was selected for the award by a panel of independent specialists chaired by John Ive, director of technology and strategic insight, IABM. The award was presented Sept. 12 at the IABM reception and awards ceremony at IBC2015 in Amsterdam.

"We are proud that our Observer OTT solution has been recognized by the IABM Design & Innovation Awards as an innovative solution that brings the broadcast and media industry new benefits and opportunities," said Andrew Sachs, vice president of product management at Volicon. "With this unique solution, broadcasters are reaching larger audiences and monetizing unique content more effectively."

Volicon's Observer OTT offers broadcasters a cost-effective and scalable solution for capturing all content -- in all renditions -- delivered over IP networks to smartphones, tablets, and computers. In addition to verifying the streams' integrity and compliance with the FCC's closed-captioning and loudness regulations, the system also validates the apps used to access content. 

Further information about Volicon's Observer technology and the company's complete product portfolio is available at www.volicon.com.

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About Volicon
Volicon is the leading provider of enterprise media intelligence, monitoring, and compliance logging solutions optimized for broadcasters, networks, cable and IPTV operators, and governments worldwide. Available with Volicon's Capture, Share, Review, Comply, and Monitor applications, as well as a Multiviewer module, the company's Observer Media Intelligence Platform(R) (MIP(R)) provides powerful tools that accelerate critical media workflows. The platform facilitates efficient and cost-effective content creation and repurposing for the Web and social media, VOD/OTT content preparation, linear production, compliance monitoring (loudness, closed captioning), ad verification, competitive analysis, quality-of-service/experience monitoring (QoS/QoE), and archiving. More information is available at www.volicon.com. 

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Photo Caption: Volicon's Andrew Sachs and Nadav Rubinstein accept the IABM Design & Innovation Award

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